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Congratulations to Instagrammer @neosharama, who took this amazing photo of crown jellies at the Aquarium. She’s the winner of our recent “Share Your Love of Jellies” contest! 
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Congratulations to Instagrammer @neosharama, who took this amazing photo of crown jellies at the Aquarium. She’s the winner of our recent “Share Your Love of Jellies” contest!

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Made plans yet? We just put beautiful crown jellies on exhibit for this weekend’s Jellyfish Jamboree. Enjoy special presentations, groove to live music and learn how we raise one of the ocean’s most mysterious invertebrates. Included with admission.
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Made plans yet? We just put beautiful crown jellies on exhibit for this weekend’s Jellyfish Jamboree. Enjoy special presentations, groove to live music and learn how we raise one of the ocean’s most mysterious invertebrates. Included with admission.

Learn more

How early can you create a passion for our oceans? Let’s just say this is worth a try! (TōNFACE Designs photo)
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How early can you create a passion for our oceans? Let’s just say this is worth a try! (TōNFACE Designs photo)

Learn more about “The Jellies Experience.”

Have you seen our spotted jellies? People tell us they can’t get enough of them—and neither can our staff photographer, Randy Wilder. We love this new image!
Learn more about “The Jellies Experience.”

Have you seen our spotted jellies? People tell us they can’t get enough of them—and neither can our staff photographer, Randy Wilder. We love this new image!

Learn more about “The Jellies Experience.”

Do you love jellies and our special exhibition, “The Jellies Experience”? Want to know what it’s like to work with jellies and raise them in our “jellies laboratory”?  Hangout with our experts live Dec. 5 at noon PT!  We have spots available on camera. You can also submit your questions if you want them asked on air! 
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Do you love jellies and our special exhibition, “The Jellies Experience”? Want to know what it’s like to work with jellies and raise them in our “jellies laboratory”?  Hangout with our experts live Dec. 5 at noon PT!  We have spots available on camera. You can also submit your questions if you want them asked on air! 

RSVP and learn more!

Checked out our comb jellies? These beautiful, oval-shaped animals have eight rows of tiny comblike plates that diffract light to produce a shimmering, rainbow effect.  

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Visited “The Jellies Experience” lately? Check out this great shot of an Indonesian jelly (Chrysaora chinensis)! 
Learn more about “The Jellies Experience”.

Visited “The Jellies Experience” lately? Check out this great shot of an Indonesian jelly (Chrysaora chinensis)

Learn more about “The Jellies Experience”.

What if you could live forever? This jelly can (at least theoretically). The immortal jelly  (Turritopsis sp.) has the unique ability to go from a polyp, to a mature medusa, and back to a polyp again. We exhibited this experimental species last fall in “The Jellies Experience”!

Need another reason to attend our Jellyfish Jamboree Oct. 13-14? Our stunning crown jellies (Cephea cephea) are at their biggest size ever: six inches! These jellies were a first for any aquarium worldwide when we added them in June, and you can see them at this weekend’s event.
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Need another reason to attend our Jellyfish Jamboree Oct. 13-14? Our stunning crown jellies (Cephea cephea) are at their biggest size ever: six inches! These jellies were a first for any aquarium worldwide when we added them in June, and you can see them at this weekend’s event.

Learn more

Here are more great shots from our “Jellies Experience" flashmob last weekend, which went down the Embarcadero in San Francisco to the Giants game. Thanks to those who joined in!

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The Monterey Bay Aquarium, perched on the edge of a world-famous coastline, is your window to the wonders of the ocean. It’s located on historic Cannery Row in Monterey and is open daily except Christmas Day.

For more information about our animals and exhibits, and to view our live web cams, please visit www.montereybayaquarium.org.

Hours of operation vary by season. Daily schedules and tickets are available on our website or by calling
(831) 648-4800.